In Memory of Linda Featherly

May 24, 1943 - September 13, 2018

May 24, 1943 - September 13, 2018

Linda (Okonek) Featherly, 75, of Barron, WI went home to her loving Lord on Thursday, Sept. 13.

Linda was born in 1943 to Charles and Dorothy Okonek of Spooner, WI. She married Don Featherly on Nov. 24th, 1962. They had one son, Jason. She spent most of her career in the banking industry.

Linda was devoted to her family and was known for her thoughtful letters and cards and beautifully wrapped gifts at Christmas. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading, traveling, walking on the beach in Florida, and watching the Food Network and cooking shows. She was a loving grandmother to Jacob (Brianna) Featherly and Kevin Tomlinson and great grandson, Leo Featherly. She was especially proud of her brothers, Lanny, Charles and Corey and loved the music they made together.

She is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Don, their son Jason, daughter-in-law, Divinia (Brown); grandsons Jacob and Kevin;her brothers, Lanny (Joyce Ann) Okonek, Charles (Beverly Stencel) Okonek, and Corey (Janet) Okonek; her brothers and sisters in-law, and many nieces and nephews, whom she always kept in touch with through letters and cards.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Dorothy Okonek and her Father and Mother-in-law, Ted and Myrtle Featherly.

A service of Christian burial will be held at Calvary Lutheran Church in Minong on Tuesday, Sept. 18 with visitation at 10 and service at 11, followed by a luncheon.

Linda will be laid to rest in Greenwood Cemetery in Minong.

She will be sadly missed, but fondly remembered for her gentle nature, loving spirit and her gracious presence.

Last Update: Dec 16, 2018 5:45 pm CST

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